World War Quizzes & Trivia

Ever been at war with your neighbor? Do you fight battles at home? Have daily combats at work? Well, that is nothing compared to a world war. People have been fighting each other since forever and have been at war since the beginning of time. Alexander the Great wars, the spreading out of the Roman Empire, the Muslim conquests, the Crusades, the Mongol conquests, the Napoleonic wars, World War I and II… There are battles galore both in human history and in our quizzes! Bring down your brain guns and aim at our questions.

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During World War II, the 'holocaust' term was used due to the annihilation of six million European Jews by Nazi Germany which was a planned murder with the help of local collaborators. Apart from killing Jews,...

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 2198   |  Last updated: Apr 12, 2019
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    The word "holocaust" has been used since the 18th century to refer to what?

A few Questions on WW2

Questions: 7  |  Attempts: 40   |  Last updated: Jan 30, 2013
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    Is the name of Hitler's 'lightning war' is the 'BLITZKRIEG'?

Wars are never a good thing and when the world wars began not only were there a lot of casualties in the most powerful countries as they tried to put an end to the fighting but the economy suffered as well. How much do you know...

Questions: 16  |  Attempts: 686   |  Last updated: Jun 25, 2020
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    Section of French border that was critical to winning the war.

A quiz to help you with your Chapter 26 Section 4 Quiz

Questions: 11  |  Attempts: 84   |  Last updated: Jan 23, 2020

There is a lot that people can learn about World War 2 just by studying Japan Germany history. These two countries had a hand in starting the war by invading China and Poland, respectively. These conflicts escalated and affected...

Questions: 21  |  Attempts: 165   |  Last updated: Sep 5, 2019
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      Hitler had taken over Germany, set up a ________________, with the goal of conquering Europe and forming an Empire.

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World War Questions & Answers


The word holocaust has been used since the 18th century to refer to what?
The violent deaths of a large number of people because so many Jews died allbecause of the Holocaust.
Why were the major wars called the 'World' Wars?
The major world wars were not originally called world wars. At the time, what is now called World War I, no one was expecting a second war so there was no need to designate it as the first. For many years, in fact, until the 1940’s, the British
Why were the USSR and US at crossroads following the world wars?
The USSR and the US were at crossroads following the world wars for many reasons. From just after the end of World War II until about 1991, this period was known as the Cold War. Neither country wanted to get involved in another physical war. But pol
Which European countries did not participate in any world war?
There were eight countries that remained neutral during World War I: Argentina, Denmark, Netherlands, Norway, Spain, Venezuela, Sweden and Switzerland. There were fourteen countries that remained neutral during World War II: Afghanistan, Andorra, Ire
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